35 Years of Art

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Portrait painting, kindergarten style

Dec 2019

Methow Valley School District staff and local community members received custom portrait painting sessions last week, courtesy of kindergarten students. First, the students learned observation and life drawing skills, working with Methow Arts teaching artist Judith Robertson. They sketched outlines, then filled them in with watercolor paints, initially using prints of famous portraits by Picasso,… [Read More]

Poetry Out Loud

Wed, Dec 11, 6pm, 2019

The eighth annual Poetry Out Loud competition for Liberty Bell High School and Independent Learning Center students will be at 6 p.m, Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at The Merc Playhouse in Twisp. Admission is by donation. For the past seven years, the Methow Valley has sponsored a robust Poetry Out Loud competition through a collaboration between… [Read More]

New Photography Exhibition: The Historic Barns of the Methow Valley

Through Feb 14; Opening Reception, Thurs, Jan 9, 5:30-7pm, 2020

You can’t spell “agriculture” without the word “art.” Methow Arts is proud to announce a new collaborative project of Methow Arts and The Methow Conservancy that features a photographic exhibition called “The Historic Barns of the Methow Valley.” The exhibition runs December 5 – February 5 and features the work of participants from last summer’s… [Read More]

The Good Way

Winter, 2019

by Julie Tate-Libby WHEN 19-YEAR-OLD ANTHROPOLOGIST Julie Tate abandons her missionary group near Mt. Everest in Nepal, she embarks on a solo trek in the Himalayas. Battling an eating disorder and an upbringing riddled with fundamentalism, Julie’s journey is a quest to understand the sacred mountains and people of the Himalaya, and a chance to… [Read More]

The Paperboys

Sat, Dec 7, 7pm, 2019

SAT, DEC 7 @ THE BARN Celebrate the beginning of the Holiday Season with the Paperboys from Vancouver, BC. Arrive early (6:15pm) to mingle and drink cocktails. Reserve a party table to share a night out with friends. TICKETS HERE. This is an 18 year and older event. We will ID! VIDEO HERE. Email us… [Read More]

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